My Dad over 60 years old and he lives by himself in Cairo /Egypt my brother and I are us citizens we are university graduates and we would like our dad to be with us
Of course it will be better "to surprise him" while he is here in the US again next time & for one of you to sponsor him for GC with USCIS locally, rather than have him go through the US embassy in Cairo, where his immigrant visa application could be left languishing for years...
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US citizen sons or daughters may petition a parent visiting the US or apply for consulate processing. When a parent is not able to visit other visa opportunities might be explored.
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